Introduce your children to physical characteristics, states of matter, temperature, the sun, light, color, shadows, magnets, sound, friction, energy, and simple machines with Learning About Science for Young Learners: Physical Science. Each topic is broken into short, bite-sized pieces accompanied by simple activities. You can work through the entire book or simply choose to focus on specific topics. If you choose to work through the entire unit, there are 60 daily lessons, broken into twelve weeks of five days each. Each week has four days of science, activities, and simple experiments and one day of review. The final two weeks are a review for the unit.
Activities include coloring, matching, tracing, cut and paste, and much more.
• What is Science?
• Physical Characteristics
• States of Matter: Solids
• States of Matter: Liquids
• States of Matter: Gases
• Changing States of Matter
• Temperature and the Sun
• Simple Machines
All measurements are given in both English and metric.
Perfect for ages 5-7 or Kindergarten-First Grade. 114 pages.
This works great as a stand-alone unit or can be combined with Learning About Science for Young Learners: Animals (12 weeks), Plants (6 weeks), and Earth Science (6 weeks) for a full-year science curriculum.